12 teams, each plays the others twice - home and away - for a total of 22 games each, over 22 game weeks.
3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.
1. points won; 2. total goal difference; 3. total goals scored; 4. points in head-to-head matches; 5. goal difference in hth matches; 6. goals scored in hth matches; 7. away goals in hth matches; 8. draw.
Relegation to the league:
2 teams from Úrvalsdeild
Promotion from the league:
1-2 place: promoted to Úrvalsdeild
Relegation from the league:
11-12 place: relegated to 2. Deild
Promotion to the league:
2 teams from 2. Deild